7.8/10
43

Alice in Chains: Rooster (1993)

Official music video for Alice in Chains' 1993 single "Rooster" based on the traumatic experiences of Jerry Fulton Cantrell, the father of the band's founder, guitarist and co-vocalist, Jerry Cantrell, in the Vietnam War.

Director:

Mark Pellington

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Official music video for Alice in Chains' 1992 single "Them Bones".

Director: Rocky Schenck
Stars: Alice in Chains, Layne Staley, Jerry Cantrell
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Alice In Chains performs in the music video "Would?" from the original motion picture soundtrack from the film Singles (1992) recorded for Columbia Records. The band plays and sings as they stand in front of a collection of photographs.

Directors: Cameron Crowe, Josh Taft
Stars: Alice in Chains, Mike Starr, Sean Kinney
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

Official music video for Alice in Chains' 1992 single "Angry Chair".

Director: Matt Mahurin
Stars: Alice in Chains, Layne Staley, Jerry Cantrell
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Official music video for Alice in Chains' 1991 single "Man In The Box".

Director: Paul Rachman
Stars: Alice in Chains, Jerry Cantrell, Sean Kinney
Short | Fantasy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Music video for the song Black Hole Sun, by the Seattle based band, Soundgarden.

Director: Howard Greenhalgh
Stars: Soundgarden, Matt Cameron, Chris Cornell
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Directed by Tim Newman, the video features ZZ Top playing at a gas station, along with actor/model Peter Tramm playing a young gas station mechanic, and introduces classic ZZ elements such ... See full summary »

Director: Tim Newman
Stars: Danièle Arnaud, Frank Beard, Billy Gibbons
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Guns N' Roses performs in the music video "Paradise City" from the album "Appetite for Destruction" recorded for Geffen Records. The video features live concert footage shot at Giants ... See full summary »

Director: Nigel Dick
Stars: Guns N' Roses, Steven Adler, Duff McKagan
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Official music video for Alice in Chains' 1995 single "Heaven Beside You".

Director: Frank Ockenfels 3
Stars: Alice in Chains, Jerry Cantrell, Mike Inez
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

music video for "How You Remind Me" by Nickelback.

Directors: Colin Strause, Greg Strause
Stars: Annie Henley, Mike Kroeger, Nickelback
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Official music video for Alice in Chains' 1993 single "Down in a Hole".

Director: Nigel Dick
Stars: Alice in Chains, Layne Staley, Jerry Cantrell
John Lennon: Imagine (Video 1971)
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

John and Yoko are shown walking in the countryside, in bleak weather. They arrive in an empty house and while Yoko opens the windows, John sits at the piano, plays and sings.

Directors: John Lennon, Yoko Ono
Stars: John Lennon, Yoko Ono
Short | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A resolute young man makes his way down a busy London street.

Director: Walter A. Stern
Stars: The Verve, Richard Ashcroft, Simon Jones
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Alice in Chains ... Alice in Chains
Jerry Cantrell ... Jerry Cantrell
Jerry Fulton Cantrell Jerry Fulton Cantrell ... Himself / Father
James Elliott James Elliott ... Rooster
Layne Staley ... Layne Staley
Mike Starr ... Mike Starr
Sean Kinney ... Sean Kinney
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jon Gries ... Soldier
Casey Pieretti ... Soldier
Edit

Storyline

Official music video for Alice in Chains' 1993 single "Rooster" based on the traumatic experiences of Jerry Fulton Cantrell, the father of the band's founder, guitarist and co-vocalist, Jerry Cantrell, in the Vietnam War.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Short | Music | War

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

March 1993 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Columbia See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Viernam Veteran and Military Technical Advisor Dale Dye served as advisor on both the "Rooster" video and on the movie Platoon (1986). See more »

Connections

Referenced in Rage: Alice in Chains Guest Programs Rage (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Rooster
Written by Jerry Cantrell
Performed by Alice in Chains
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed